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The relatives and friends of the late Peter William Oakey, formerly of Cassowary Street Longreach, are respectfully invited to attend his Graveside Funeral Service commencing at 10.30am on Tuesday 19t


Longreach Regional Council is pleased to advise that the proposed Major Amendment No. 2 to the Longreach Region Planning Scheme (2015), incorporating a proposed planning scheme policy amendment at Sch


Council wishes to advise that the Ordinary meeting scheduled for Thursday 20 July 2023 will now be held in Longreach instead of Yaraka. The meeting will commence at 11.00am in the Longreach Council Cha


Longreach Regional Council is forecasting a $408,000 net surplus in its 2023-24 Budget, handed down on Thursday.




Longreach Regional Council will soon sign a contract with its preferred tenderer for the sale of the Ilfracombe Post Office, following a decision of Councillors on Thursday.


Council will be undertaking line marking nightworks in the vicinity of Eagle Street, south of the Landsborough Highway, 5pm-5am daily, from Wednesday 1 February 2023 through to Friday 3 February 2023.


Longreach Regional Council has announced the appointment of Brett Walsh as its Chief Executive Officer.


A by-election to elect a councillor for the Longreach Regional Council will be held on Saturday, 11 February 2023. The Electoral Commission of Queensland (ECQ) confirmed it would be a full postal ball


Residents are advised of the following holiday season closures:


Longreach Regional Council has published its 2022 Annual Report, including its audited financial statements, revealing progress towards achieving its strategic and operational goals.


Notice is hereby given that pursuant to section 254C(2) of the Local Government Regulation 2012, Council will be holding a Special Meeting on Thursday 1 December 2022 in the Council Chambers, Longreac


Council has today been notified of the resignation of Councillor Tony Martin, effective immediately. Officers are working with the Electoral Commission of Queensland to commence planning for a by-elec


Longreach Regional Council wishes to advise that parts of Eagle Street and Magpie Lane will be closed from 6:00pm to 6:00am on 21 to 28 November 2022, to allow for resurfacing night works.  


The Longreach Childcare Centre will soon be home to a new playground made with sustainable materials, the first of its type in Queensland.